Justicia mayor Joseph de la Roca y Saavedra, et al. Documents concerning escape of Indians from colleras deporting them from Nueva Vizcaya to Vera Cruz.

Serial Number
100-01468
Title
Justicia mayor Joseph de la Roca y Saavedra, et al. Documents concerning escape of Indians from colleras deporting them from Nueva Vizcaya to Vera Cruz.
Author(s)
Roca y Saavedra, Joseph de la (Justicia Mayor)
Date
09-00-1723
Date
01-00-1724
Documentation
Santa Maria de las parras. Sept., 1723-January , 1724. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
Documents concerning Coaguileno, Cabesa, Cocoyome Indians (24 Gandules) who escaped from a Collera (chain gang) deporting Indians from el Pasaje presidio to Mexico City and raided, murdered on their way back to their home territory around Parras in Coaguila. Chain gang never reached Mexico City, Indians escaped at Paraje de Cuesta Blanca de Barrera and several made their way to Volcan de Orisaba. Many escapees killed along the way. Includes interrogation of Diego de la Cruz Pacheco, Coaguileno and one of the escapees, now imprisoned in Parral. (T. Sheridan) (1977) Roca y Saavedra, Joseph de la (justicia mayor)/alday, Martin de (general)
Places
Santa Maria de las Parras (Pueblo)
Pasaje (Presidio)
San Joseph del Parral (Real)
Durango (Ciudad)
Mexico (Ciudad)
Cuesta Blanca de Barrera (Paraje)
Orisaba (Volcan)
Queretaro
San Luis Potosi
San Luis (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Coaguilenos
Cavesas
Cocoyomes
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1723a fr. 0072-0081.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1723a fr. 0072-0081
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3709
Rights
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